My book, working title: Statistics for the humanities is now available to download for comments. It is currently being reviewed by the British Academy, but they have given me permission to make the draft available for public review. Please email comments/ corrections etc. to me on j.canning[at]soton.ac.uk
Teresa Tinsley's report Languages: The State of the Nation: Demand and Supply of Language Skills in the UK has now been published by the British Academy. It is an extensive report which considers a wide range of data about languge learning and language skills in the UK.
The British Academy has published a booklet of case studies from humanities and social science graduates who use quantitative skills in their everyday work. On the subject of statistics a draft of my Statistics for the humanities book is now with the British Academy for review. I hope to have more news soon.